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Templetonia retusa (Vent.) R.Br.
Cocky's Tongue
A beautiful plant identified  on Eyre Peninsula, South Australia - especially showy in the Coffin Bay heathland, and near Esperance in Western Australia.


  Templetonia retusa Templetonia retusa
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Plant in habitat
  Location:Coffin Bay National Park, Eyre Peninsula,South Australia Location:Coffin Bay National Park, Eyre Peninsula,South Australia
  GPS coordinates:34˚39.878S 135˚22.767E GPS coordinates:34˚39.878S 135˚22.767E
  Date:9 August  2011 Date:9 August  2011
  Field No.: 944A Field No.: 944A
     
  Templetonia retusa Templetonia retusa
 
  Description:Plant in habitat Description:Flower
  Location:Cape Arid, Western Australia Location:Cape Arid, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:33˚50.827S 123˚00.081E GPS coordinates:33˚50.827S 123˚00.081E
  Date: 12 July 2014 Date: 12 July 2014
  Field No.: 2673 Field No.: 2673
     
  Templetonia retusa Templetonia retusa
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
  Location:Cape Arid, Western Australia Location:Cape Arid, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:33˚50.827S 123˚00.081E GPS coordinates:33˚50.827S 123˚00.081E
  Date: 12 July 2014 Date: 12 July 2014
  Field No.: 2673 Field No.: 2673
     
     


References (accessed 3 August 2017):


http://www.flora.sa.gov.au/cgi-bin/speciesfacts_display.cgi?genus=Templetonia&species=retusa

http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/4256
 

http://anpsa.org.au/t-ret.html

 

 

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Templetonia retusa